Alteration of Date of Birth

Fee: C$ 6.00 (Effective from 01 NOV 2022)
  • BI-526E Application for an Amendment (Affidavit)
  • BI-529 Determination of Citizenship form
  • DHA -24 Notice of Birth form (to indicate the correct date of birth) (Please request forms from the Consulate General in Toronto or South African High Commission in Ottawa by sending in a self-addressed stamped envelope (size A4 30cm x 24 cm) . envelope should be able to fit unfolded page
  • Certified copy of birth certificate
  • Proof motivating the necessity/reasons for the change of the date of birth (Record of birth)
  • Fee – CAN $6.00 in money order or certified cheque payable to the “South African Consulate General” in Toronto or the “South African High Commission” in Ottawa.. No cash, please. No personal cheques, please.